Guided Bible Studies for Hungry Christians

Mount Hermon:

Mount Hermon, which means “sanctuary”, is a mountain on the northeastern border of Palestine and Lebanon, overlooking the border city of Dan. the three-peaked summit at the southern end of the Anti-Lebanon mountain range. Mount Hermon rises 9,230 feet above sea level and is the highest point in the entire Levant, 1,968 feet higher than any part of the Lebanon Mountains and towering abo ...[Read More]

Mount Hachilah:

Hachilah means “Dark”. It is a mountain (hill) in southern Judah, on the edge of the wilderness and runs along the plateau of Ziph, on the south of Jeshimon. “Then came up the Ziphites to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide himself with us in strong holds in the wood, in the hill of Hachilah, which [is] on the south of Jeshimon?” (1 Samuel 23:19).  David hides from Saul in the ...[Read More]

Mount Gilboa:

Mount Gilboa means a “fountain of ebullition” (ebullition describes a sudden violent outburst, display or boiling up) (Strong. 2001 #01533). Gilboa is a mountain-ridge above the southeastern end of the valley of Jezreel in Israel. The ridge extends east-west and is west of the Jordan River. (Roberts. 1996). “Now the Philistines fought against Israel: and the men of Israel fled from bef ...[Read More]

Mount Gerizim:

Mount Gerizim means cut up (i.e. rocky) (Strong’ s01630); It is north of the West Bank city of Nablus and rises above the Valley of Shechem. The mountain reaches a height of 1,202 ft. above the floor of the valley, and 2,877 ft. above the level of the Mediterranean. The Samaritans suggest that Gerizim is the higher; but it is actually more than 200 ft. lower than Ebal. These two mountains ov ...[Read More]

Mount Gaash:

Mount Gaash was the name of a hill in ancient Israel. It is in the mountainous region of Ephraim.  Ephraim Mountain region located northwest of Ephraim, northeast of Bethel and southwest of Nabulus.  Joshua, the son of Nun, the servant of the LORD died and was buried in the border of his inheritance in Timnath-heres, in the mount of Ephraim, on the north side of the hill Gaash. “And the people ser ...[Read More]

Mount Ebal:

Mount Ebal is north of the West Bank city of Nablus and rises above the Valley of Shechem. The mountain (Arabic el-Iclamiyeh) reaches a height of 1,402 ft. above the floor of the valley, and 3,077 ft. above the level of the Mediterranean. The Samaritans suggest that Gerizim is the higher; but it is actually more than 200 ft. lower than Ebal. These two mountains overhang the pass through which the ...[Read More]

Mount Carmel:

Mount Carmel is a mountain range on the coast of Israel that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. The name derives from Hebrew which means “vineyards of God”. It was famous for its fruitfulness.  Mount Carmel is the highest peak of a range of mountains in northwest Israel. Elijah at the time when Ahab and Jezebel reigned (1 Kings 18) when Elijah took on the prophets of the god baal by arra ...[Read More]

Mount Baalah:

Mount Baalah is possibly the name of the mountain range, west of Jerusalem, where the town Kirjath-jearim was once located.  It is believed that Kirjath-jearim is known as Abu Gosh, which was an Israeli Arab village that was established in 1520 and built over the ruins of the Biblical town of Kirjath-jearim. Abu Gosh is west of Jerusalem, and just north of the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway. It is pre ...[Read More]

Mount Ararat:

The book of Genesis identifies the mountains of Ararat as the resting place of Noah’s ark after the flood. A mountainous region of eastern Armenia, between the river Araxes and the lakes Van and Oroomiah, the site where Noah’s ark came to rest (Strong. 2001, #0780).   Mount Ararat is the highest mountain (known as “Agri” in Turkey) at 5137 meters. Mount Ararat consists of two volcanic peaks ...[Read More]

Mountains of Israel: Mount Abarim:

Mount Abarim: One of the mountains of spiritual realm mentioned in the Bible. It is a mountain or range of mountains on the east of the Jordan, in the land of Moab, opposite to Jericho. (Strong. 2001. #05682).  The LORD GOD told Moses to go up to Mount Abram, to the top of Pisgah one of the summits of Mount Nebo where Moses surveyed the Promised land. Moses was allowed to see the Promised Land, bu ...[Read More]